Figurative Language

By Iliana Navarrette

Simile

Compare two object using like or as.
For an example my t-shirt is as red as roundup the red noes reindeer.

Metaphor

Compares two things and uses is or as.
For an example a snow flake is as shiny as a cristal.

Hyperbole

Showing exaggeration.

I got so hot in the summer time I felt like a flame.

Onomatopea

Give a human qualities to nonhuman objects.

My brother fell into the wall and I herd a big BOOM.

Persification

Give human to a nonhuman object.

The ginger bread started to run away from the oven.

Imargery

Use words to paint pictures.

My mom made some yummy, brown,black frosting,cookies for halloween.

Idlom

A saying.

Break a leg.